The Old Fruitmarket

Prepare to be caught under the spell of Glasgow's Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow's Centre for Music, as soon as you walk through its doors!

The Old Fruitmarket

About The Old Fruitmarket

The Old Fruitmarket Candleriggs, Glasgow City Centre G1 1NQ
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Hidden from view in the city’s cultural Merchant City next to our very own City Halls, it forms part of Glasgow’s Centre for Music.

Our entrancing venue has kept all of its period charm, including its lofty vaulted roof (now much more watertight than back in the Victorian era!) cast iron columns and balcony. As its name suggests, this was once where you’d be more likely to find stalls of fruit and vegetables on offer than entertainment!

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Upcoming Events at The Old Fruitmarket

BenDeLaCreme is... Ready To Be Committed - POSTPONED

BenDeLaCreme is... Ready To Be Committed - POSTPONED

15th July 2020

Global drag icon BenDeLaCreme is back with a hilarious and heartfelt spectacular that blends burlesque, comedy, and original music with her signature Terminally Delightful charm!
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Saving Grace featuring Robert Plant and Suzi Dian - CANCELLED

Saving Grace featuring Robert Plant and Suzi Dian - CANCELLED

26th July 2020

Music legend Robert Plant is back and shaking things up, hitting the road with his new band, Saving Grace! Catch them at the Old Fruitmarket on July 26th!
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Welcome To Nightvale

Welcome To Nightvale

22nd August 2020

Welcome To Nightvale is a twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale, the live show is coming to Glasgow's Old Fruitmarket on Saturday 22nd August!
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JoJo

JoJo

2nd September 2020

JoJo is back with her first headline tour since 2017, in support of her new album 'Good To Know', catch her at The Old Fruitmarket on September 2nd!
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Penguin Cafe

Penguin Cafe

20th September 2020

Arthur Jeffes brings Penguin Cafe to Glasgow's Old Fruitmarket on Sunday 20th September!
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David O’Doherty: whoa is me

David O’Doherty: whoa is me

23rd September 2020

There'll be lots of talking, some apologising and some songs on a glued together plastic keyboard from 1986, when David O’Doherty brings his show, 'whoa is me', to the Old Fruitmarket!
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The Steve Hillage Band

The Steve Hillage Band

4th October 2020

Steve Hillage is heading back to Glasgow with his band on 4th October, performing a fresh selection of tracks from his classic 70's albums!
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Scotty McCreery

Scotty McCreery

5th October 2020

Multi-Platinum country music artist Scotty McCreery returns to the UK, this time with his full band, don't miss him at the Old Fruitmarket on October 5th!
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Ruby Wax: How To Be Human

Ruby Wax: How To Be Human

20th October 2020

Ruby Wax's How To Be Human is the show you need to help you upgrade your mind as much as you’ve upgraded your iPhone!
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Mario Biondi

Mario Biondi

31st October 2020

Italy's foremost soul and jazz sensation, Mario Biondi, will perform live at Glasgow's Old Fruitmarket on Saturday 31st October!
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The Boomtown Rats

The Boomtown Rats

4th November 2020

The Boomtown Rats are back on tour in support of their new album 'Citizens of Boomtown', catch them at The Old Fruitmarket on November 4th!
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Tindersticks

Tindersticks

17th February 2021

Tindersticks bring their dark, majestic indie to the Old Fruitmarket as they perform tracks from their stunning new album No Treasure But Hope!
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King King

King King

18th February 2021

King King, Glasgow's favourite sons have already been saluted as 'the best blues-rock band in the world', don't miss them live at the Old Fruitmarket on February 18th!
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Lee Brice

Lee Brice

22nd June 2021

Country star Lee Brice is coming to Glasgow for the very first time, catch him at the Old Fruitmarket on Tuesday 22nd June 2021!
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